How did Pennsylvania's top-ranked high school football teams fare in Week 12?

Below is a quick glance at how the second postseason week spun for top-ranked programs in each classification. Class 6A1. St. Joseph’s Prep (12) – 9-0 – W, La Salle College HS 23-132. Coatesville (1) – 12-0 – W, Downingtown East 38-193. North Allegheny (7) – 10-1 – L, Seneca Valley 31-144. Harrisburg (3) – …

Middletown's ground game too much for Trinity in Capital Division football

Trinity’s effort seemed worthy of a more positive outcome Saturday. However, this was Middletown on its home turf. Richie Sykes and Joe Lopez each cracked the 100-yard rushing mark and switch back Odell Greene accounted for three touchdowns as the Blue Raiders secured another Capital Division victory, 42-0, at War Memorial Field.  Middletown (7-1, 5-0) …

Milton Hershey uses fast start, confident defense to hand Palmyra first

PALMYRA – Milton Hershey’s first impression meant everything Friday against an undefeated rival hellbent on staying that way. The Spartans’ exacting run game turned in 318 yards and top rushers Naeem Cross and Chiago Anyanwu posted first-quarter touchdowns as Milton Hershey tamed Palmyra 28-14 at Buck Swank Stadium. The decision was significant in multiple ways. …

Isaac Seumalo starts at left guard in place of Stefen Wisniewski for

PHILADELPHIA — The first major shakeup in the Philadelphia Eagles starting lineup occurred Sunday when Isaac Seumalo started at left guard over Stefen Wisniewski against the Minnesota Vikings. NBC Sports Philadelphia reported earlier this week that Seumalo was getting first-team reps and the Eagles were thinking about making a change. Later in the week, NJ.com …

Baltimore Ravens vs. Cleveland Browns: Betting line, TV info, storylines and more

Cleveland — The Baltimore Ravens earned an AFC North road victory in Week 4, and they’ll try to do the same Sunday in Week 5 when they play at the Cleveland Browns, a team with loads of young talent that’s ignited optimism for a long-suffering fan base. Here are the key details for the game: …

Philadelphia Eagles vs. Minnesota Vikings: Betting line, how to watch

PHILADELPHIA — The Minnesota Vikings are back in South Philly. And the last time they ventured to Lincoln Financial Field to face the Philadelphia Eagles, it didn’t end too well. That was in the NFC Championship Game, with both teams on the precipice of the Super Bowl. Things are much different a couple months later. …

Fantasy football Week 5 D/ST rankings: Titans up, Seahawks down, Browns worth

A look at team defenses for Week 5 in fantasy football leagues, including rankings and units whose stocks are rising and falling. THREE UP: The Tennessee Titans have been good, consistent and probably a little underrated through four weeks with at least nine fantasy points in every game. They get the Buffalo Bills on the road …

Scattered showers, thunderstorms expected today, warm week ahead

A chance of scattered showers and thunderstorms is in store for today.  While storms may pop up throughout the week, the Harrisburg area is in for some sunny days with temperatures in the upper 70s and even the lower 80s before things cool down next weekend.  Meanwhile, the newly-formed Tropical Depression 14 is expected to become …

Baltimore Ravens add Jimmy Smith onto roster, waive Darious Williams

The Baltimore Ravens waived cornerback Darious Williams on Saturday to make space for cornerback Jimmy Smith on the roster. The NFL suspended Smith for the first four games of the season after it found he violated the league’s personal conduct policy by displaying a pattern of threatening behavior toward an ex-girlfriend. Smith came off his suspension this week and …